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Announcing Google Search!

I should have done this years ago. Sorry! But better late than never. I’ve added a Google-powered search feature to the website. Just go to and click the “search” option from the menu bar. One benefit of this tool is that from the search page visitors can find results from all of the Read more about Announcing Google Search![…]

New address for the Guinness Archives!

Since I began collecting resources about Henry Grattan Guinness on, they could be found on a page called, “The Guinness Archives” at But as of this week, I have obtained a new address for the archives:! The address should begin pointing to the correct page on my site by the end of Read more about New address for the Guinness Archives![…]

Announcing a new edition of The Approaching End of the Age

In 1878, H. Grattan Guinness published his first major work on Bible prophecy, The Approaching End of the Age. In it he defended a premillennial historicist interpretation of Daniel and Revelation, correlating prophetic chronology with discoveries from astronomy, especially regarding harmonizations in the soli-lunar cycles. A digital version of his book has been available for Read more about Announcing a new edition of The Approaching End of the Age[…]

The Immanuel Year

In his 1878 book, The Approaching End of the Age, Henry Grattan Guinness included a chart called, “The Immanuel Year”. He described it as, “The great year whose day is the soli-lunar cycle of 33 years, 7 months, Immanuel’s earthly life time, whose months are millenaries, in the course of seven of which answering to Read more about The Immanuel Year[…]

Interpreting Revelation Literally

A questioner recently asked how historicists respond to people who claim we aren’t interpreting the book of Revelation (or the Bible) literally. I think this question comes up mainly from those who have been influenced by a dispensational understanding of Bible prophecy (e.g. John MacArthur, Jack VanImpe, John Hagee, Tim LaHaye, John Walvoord, John Darby, Read more about Interpreting Revelation Literally[…]

New “Sermons” section added to

Now that I have finished the sermon series on Daniel that I’ve been preaching through the first half of 2017, I have added a section to to link to the sermons directly. As I preach on other passages that relate to prophecy, I’ll add them to the sermons page. The files are still hosted Read more about New “Sermons” section added to[…]

50 Years Ago

This is an excellent project giving video footage and commentary on the events leading up to and including the 1967 Six Day War between Israel and its neighbouring states. Check it out. Visit for the videos.

“Is the destruction of Babylon the Great past or present?”

I was asked to weigh in on this question recently. Here’s my answer: it depends on what you mean by Babylon the Great, and of course, what you mean by “destruction”. By “Babylon the Great” I don’t mean the ancient empire of Babylon under any of its ancient dynasties. I mean the symbolic Babylon the Read more about “Is the destruction of Babylon the Great past or present?”[…]